Athletic Training Program

The BU Sargent College Athletic Training Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) at 6836 Austin Center Blvd., Suite 250; Austin, TX  78731-3193. Phone: 512-733-9700

Board of Certification Examination Passing Rate

# Graduates # Graduates Taking BOC Exam # Graduates Passing on First Attempt BU First Attempt Pass Rate on BOC Exam Overall Pass Rate on BOC Exam
2015-16 22 22 22 100% 100%
2014-15 26 26 25 96% 100%
2013-14 21 21 21 100% 100%
Boston University Three-Year Aggregate First Attempt Pass Rate = 99%

Note: Our substantive change application is currently under review by the CAATE.

Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Boston University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Educations (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email:; website:

Note: The Neurological Physical Therapy Residency Program is not accredited by CAPTE as this agency only accredits entry-level physical therapy educational programs.

National PT Examination Passing Rate

First-Time Pass Rate Overall Pass Rate
Class of 2015 100% 100%
Class of 2014 100% 100%
Class of 2013 98% 100%

Graduation Rate

Class of 2015 88%
Class of 2014 87%
Class of 2013 87%

Employment Rate

One hundred percent of our graduates seeking employment secure jobs within 6 months of completing the program. Boston University graduates consistently rate themselves as very well prepared for practice, and many have taken on leadership roles in practice and education.

Class of 2015 100%
Class of 2014 100%
Class of 2013 100%